Former NBA star Bogut leaves Sydney Kings during virus shutdown
Sydney (AFP) - NBA championship-winning centre Andrew Bogut announced Monday that he would not be renewing his contract with the Sydney Kings in Australia's National Basketball League.But the 35-year-old Australian insisted in a social media post that he was "by no means" retiring yet, just taking time to consider his options given the uncertainty created by the coronavirus pandemic."I have decided not to sign with the Sydney Kings, or any professional sporting team for that matter for the time being," Bogut wrote on Twitter."With everything going on in the world, the future does not look too ...
Aussie veteran Bogut rejoining Warriors
Oakland (United States) (AFP) - Australian veteran Andrew Bogut rejoined the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday as the NBA champions bolster their roster with the postseason looming, the team announced.The 34-year-old center was given the green light to return to the NBA after completing the 2018-2019 season with the Sydney Kings in Australia's National Basketball League.Bogut told a press conference in Sydney he had few illusions his NBA return would mean serious playing time, saying he'd be happy "if it's waving the towel for 20-odd games and being a good teammate"."For me it's an honor to p...